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One man dead in evening shooting; while a minor is hospitalized

Just before six this evening, a shooting took place at the corner of Berkeley Street and East Canal in the old capital. From what we have been able to gather, [...]

SMART and Telemedia sign interconnection agreement

SpeedNet and Belize Telemedia executives penned their signatures to a major accord this afternoon.  Last year in the height of a telecom war, B.T.L. removed Smart from its international circuits [...]

Investigation into B.D.F. and Guatemalan poacher shooting incident

All week we have been reporting on the shooting of a Guatemalan which the Belize Defence Force maintains happened on this side of the border and east of the Adjacency [...]

Attorney General wakes from deep sleep to chastise Bar Association

The Bar Association on Thursday issued a press release in which it maintained its firm opposition to the Ninth Amendment even after the government had agreed to certain concessions with [...]

Majority of poll swings towards removing 9th Amendment

The government has agreed with the churches to trim the language in the controversial ninth amendment bill that has to do with a bar on the courts. But there is [...]

Fire leaves man homeless

An early morning fire has left one man without a roof over his head and his sibling without his main source of income. The two men lost everything when the [...]

IMF sees better days for Belize

A ten day visit by the International Monetary Fund ended on Thursday and a statement has been released by the Mission Chief for Belize, Gerardo Peraza. It starts with the [...]

Mexico’s ADO ready to drive on Belize Roads

Mexican transportation giant ADO begins its long distance bus runs to Cancun and Merida from Belize City tonight.  Although the excursions are part of a marketing research being conducted by [...]

Courts Belize gives 5 more scholarships

Courts Belize, the giant furniture store has added five more students to its annual scholarship program. For fourteen years, Courts has been awarding bright students from across the country with [...]

It’s Bacchanal Time as revelers gear up for Carnival

The energy was flowing on Thursday night on Dolphin Street as Southside Masqueraders displayed their colorful water-themed costumes and gyrated to soca beats. The band is one of the biggest [...]

Murder charges dropped, but formerly accused paralyzed while detained

A warden was killed and two inmates were left paralyzed after a prison bus overturned on the northern highway on May twenty-seventh. Twenty-four year old Dean Davis and twenty-nine year [...]

Patrick Menzies gets bail after major altercation with GSU

Belize City contractor, twenty-six year old Patrick Menzies, also filed a bail application in the Supreme Court today. Menzies was charged on August second with Attempted Murder, Dangerous Harm, Use [...]

Vacationer says she was terrorized by GSU

Sonia Harris is in Belize on vacation but her holiday became terrifying after two encounters with the Gang Suppression Unit (GSU). Harris says that on Sunday she was on Supaul [...]

Safiyyah joins the stars at Celebrity Restaurant

If you haven’t made your weekend plans as yet, and if you’re looking for good food and great ambience, Safiyyah features a favorite dining sport where all the potential stars [...]